Video/Film , DVD in English

Commanding heights : the battle for the world economy

an Invision Productions Limited production in association with Heights Productions, Inc. and WGBH Boston, with the assistance of Lion Television Limited ; series producer, William Cran.
  • [Boston, MA] : WGBH Boston Video, ©2002.
  • 3 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1); Dolby digital.
Also known as
  • Battle for the world economy
Credits
  • Editor, Chris Lysaght ; photography, Jeff Baynes ... [et al.] ; music, Paul Foss ; writers, William Cran, Daniel Yergin.
Performers
  • Narrator, David Ogden Stiers.
Subjects
Summary
  • This series explores our changing world: the new rules of the game, the winners and losers in the clash between government and the marketplace, the great debate over the impact of globalization, and the powerful forces shaping our economy and the future of society.
Contents
  • episode 1. The battle of ideas / produced and directed by William Cran
  • episode 2. The agony of reform / produced and directed by William Cran
  • episode 3. The new rules of the game / written, produced and directed by Greg Barker.
Other information
  • Documentary.
  • Based on the book by Daniel Yergin and Joseph Stanislaw.
  • Videodisc release of the 2002 television documentary series.
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
  • Special features: Daniel Yergin on creating a television series from his book ; Q&A with Daniel Yergin and producers William Cran and Greg Barker ; access to Commanding Heights website ; an excerpt from the companion book ; a complete list of interview subjects included in the series.
Publisher's number
  • WG36259 (set) WGBH Boston Video
  • WG36269, WG36279, WG36289 WGBH Boston Video
ISBN
  • 1578079373 (set)
  • 1578079381 (episode 1)
  • 157807939X (episode 2)
  • 1578079403 (episode 3)
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 8342136259 (set)
  • UPC: 8342136269 (episode 1)
  • UPC: 8342136279 (episode 2)
  • UPC: 8342136289 (episode 3)
  • OCLC: 50427119